Amta 2 is a Block located in Howrah district in West Bengal. Situated in urban region of West Bengal, it is one among the 14 blocks of Howrah district. According to the administration records, the block number of Amta 2 is 246. The block has 69 villages and there are total 45400 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Amta 2's population is 208132. Out of this, 107083 are males while the females count 101049 here. This block has 23799 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 12089 are boys and 11710 are girls.
Literacy rate in Amta 2 block is 72%. 150178 out of total 208132 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 76% as 82341 males out of total 107083 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 67% as 67837 out of total 101049 females are literate in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Amta 2 block is 27%. Here 57954 out of total 208132 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 23% as 24742 males out of total 107083 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 33212 out of total 101049 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Amta 2 block is 78745 yet 129387 are non-working. And out of 78745 occupied individual 8978 persons are totally dependent on farming.